TITLE

Tony Blair's Downfall

AUTHOR(S)
Crook, Clive
PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
National Journal;5/26/2007, Vol. 39 Issue 21, p33
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article analyzes the reason behind the downfall of British Prime Minister Tony Blair. He is being forced out of office by the Labor Party, to be succeeded by Finance Minister Gordon Brown. Blair's reputation never recovered from the controversy surrounding the suicide of government scientist David Kelly after the government exposed him as the source of information about the spinning of evidence on Iraq's weapons of mass destruction (WMD). Brown says his goal is to restore trust in politics.
ACCESSION #
25366961

 

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